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Update: 1st September 2021 – Coastal Mississippi is grateful that Hurricane Ida’s impact to the region was minimal. As a Coastal region that welcomes over 14.2 million visitors a year, we maintain a high level of advance preparedness for storms and a commitment to quickly resume operations as soon as possible.

The Hot Wing Trail is here! You can fry them, smoke them, toss them in sauce; season them, smoke them and eat them down to the bone! So here's 20 wing spots in Memphis that you HAVE to try.

Since 2010, food trucks have been a staple on the Baton Rouge culinary scene. It all started with a snow ball truck and then social media, before it blossomed into a fully-fledged food truck revolution!

Baton Rouge Food Truck Festival

New cultural travel book invites readers to share the journey of the civil rights movement and guides a deeper travel experience.

Official US Civil Rights Trail Book 

It might be just another Sunday for us, but this weekend is America’s official birthday. With family barbecues, colourful houses and hundreds of millions’ worth of fireworks all over the land, there’s a lot to like about Independence Day.

Happy 4th July

From the foothills of the Appalachians through countless river valleys to the sugar white beaches of the Gulf, natural wonders are abound for the explorer in you. From caves and caverns to towering mountaintops, adventure awaits in Alabama.

Kentucky is known for many things: the Kentucky Derby, the birthplace of bourbon, Muhammad Ali and bluegrass music, to name a few. Hiking and outdoor adventures are not the first things that come to mind when thinking about Kentucky - but they should be!

Lose the car, we’re going for a walk. You won’t believe where this road will take us. Could be a waterfall, a ghost town, an ancient burial mound or even alligators – the Natchez Trace has it all.


Jody Hanson, Director/Owner of Travel and Tourism Marketing, talks about New Orleans, Louisiana - the state of celebrating!

Jody in New Orleans

You don't have to leave behind your comforts of home to rejuvenate in nature. If you’ve been to one of the nearly two dozen Louisiana State Parks, then you know the kind of relaxation and inspiration that only the Bayou State can offer. 

Glamping in Louisiana's State Parks


What to do

  • Family Fun in Deep South USA


    From the great outdoors, to fantastic shows and parks...
    Artists performing at Grand Ole Opry


    For American music, all roads lead to the Deep South...
    History of Deep South USA


    Travelling through the Deep South is a history lesson in itself!
  • Deep South USA Cuisine


    Sample a taste of the real Deep South…
    Heritage of Deep South USA


    Discover our colourful cultural beginnings…
    Man playing gold in Deep South USA


    Perfect your Southern swing in stunning settings…

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